Traffic Advisory for Thursday's Arizona State Football Game vs. UTEP

Aug. 31, 2004

TEMPE, Ariz. -- To avoid traffic issues and to make parking easier for Arizona State University football fans attending Thursday's Arizona State vs. UTEP football game, ASU DPS and the City of Tempe have issued the following suggestions to utilize before and after the 7:00 p.m. kickoff.• Carpool on Thursday.• To avoid traffic jams do not use the 202 between SR 51 and the Scottsdale/Tempe loop of the 101.• Use SR 60 as an alternate route.• Consider altering your work schedule to get off early or late to avoid the 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. time frames through Tempe.• If you are going to the game, give yourself an extra hour to get through traffic and bring extra patience.• If you plan on leaving work and meeting others for the game, arrive early and eat in the downtown Tempe area to assure you'll find parking and have time to make the beginning of the game.